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WCC teams to play four matches vs. NSCAA top five this week

Sept. 13, 2011

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SAN BRUNO, Calif. --West Coast Conference women's soccer teams will continue to face stiff competition in the coming week. WCC teams will play four matches against this week's NSCAA top five.


  • Two WCC teams, No. 9 Pepperdine and No. 19 Santa Clara, remain unbeaten. The Waves have a pair of road contests this week and Santa Clara hosts No. 1 Stanford.

  • Pepperdine senior F Laura Cole is the WCC Player of the Week.

  • Loyola Marymount sophomore GK Brittany Jagger registered four saves against SMU Sunday en route to her fourth shutout of the season. Jagger's 0.27 GAA is tops in the conference.

  • Portland senior F Danielle Foxhoven scored twice, including the game-winner, as the Pilots knocked off No. 17 Oregon State in overtime. Foxhoven's five tallies are tied for second-most in the WCC.

  • Saint Mary's won its own tournament, topping VCU and Utah, with junior F Christina Tognetti earning tournament MVP honors. The Gaels are now 6-0 at home.

  • Gonzaga junior F Emma Dolcetti scored twice as the Bulldogs blanked Eastern Washington 4-0 on the road. It was the Zags' fourth straight victory, marking their longest winning streak in four seasons.

  • BYU senior GK McKinzie Olson has 237 career saves, and needs only 24 more to become BYU's all-time leader.

  • The WCC boasts four teams that participated in the 2010 NCAA Tournament: Portland, San Diego, Santa Clara, and BYU.

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